NWT Construction | Pipelayer

Date: Aug 23, 2021

Country: Yellowknife, 5160, CA, X1A 2R2

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: N.P.A Ltd.


135 Kam Lake Road, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2R2   Telephone: (867) 920-4844  

NWT Construction Ltd., a division of NPA Ltd. is one of Western Canada’s largest paving contractors, with over 700 employees helping us provide our products and services throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Northwest Territories. Our equipment fleet and shops are among the most modern in our business. We take pride in our employees and place a high-value on establishing a workplace where people are challenged and respected every day.

Key Responsibilities

  • Install water, sanitary and storm sewer structures and pipe systems.
  • Lay out pipe routes, following specifications or blueprints, and coordinating layouts with supervisor.
  • Cut pipes to required lengths.
  • Assist in aligning pipes during pipeline construction.
  • Align and position pipes to prepare them for welding or sealing.
  • Check slopes for conformance to requirements, using levels or lasers.
  • Connect pipe pieces and seal joints, using mechanical connections and fittings as required.
  • Grade and level trench bases, using tamping machines and hand tools.
  • Perform duties safely around mobile equipment and have a high sense of safety awareness while performing work.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Minimum 2 years of experience in water and sewage
  • Knowledge of underground construction methods and road construction materials
  • Overtime is required
  • Must be able to lift and carry at least 50 lbs. on a regular basis

NWT Construction Ltd. is pleased to offer the successful candidate an attractive wage, comprehensive benefits, including a pension plan, educational assistance, excellent opportunities for professional growth, and more.

We thank all candidates for their interest in a position with NWT Construction Ltd., however only candidates selected to move forward will be contacted.